Assorted links by Tyler Cowen September 8, 2013 at 4:10 pm 1. Blog of a funeral director; “Death keeps no schedule and neither will you.” And here are “Ten Reasons to be a Funeral Director.” 2. The real traveling salesman problem. 3. Insider trading for the literary Nobel Prize? 4. Hyperinflation in Syria. 5. Ten-part Dylan Matthews Wonkbook series on why the tuition is so high. 6. Which new bet did Ehrlich propose to Julian Simon, which Simon did not accept? 7. Miles Kimball on negative interest rates.